Somerset Life Food & Drink Awards 2019: Product / Producer of the Year
PUBLISHED: 14:09 18 October 2019
This award for 'Product/Producer of the Year' recognises local producers whose passion for Somerset produce is at the heart of their business
The Somerset Life Food & Drink Awards is one of the biggest events in the local calendar and it is hugely anticipated by the region's food and drink industry all year round.
We champion the he good and the great from the region's food & drink industry including local producers & suppliers, small farming businesses, chefs, restaurants, pubs and hoteliers, and people who care about the countryside and the future of our local environment.
The award for 'Product/Producer of the Year' recognises local producers whose passion for Somerset produce is at the heart of their business. It's open to all producers who demonstrate a real passion for our county's food and drink.
Thanks to both the nominations of the public and our well-respected judges, we have picked a winner worthy of 'Product/Producer of the Year', sponsored by The Weston Mercury.
This year's finalists:
Premier Pastries offer the finest pies in the westcountry! Packed full of the best local ingredients available and made with pastry from a very secret recipe, the pies are freshly baked each day to order. With many flavours on offer, all products can be picked up at their shop in Yeovil.
Sprague's Butchers is a modern family run butchers offering great quality meat which is carefully selected to ensure full traceability. The butchers also create their own mix and blend of sausages, which have proved to be very popular with customers.
And the winner is…
Nutts Scotch Eggs are handcrafted from the finest Cumberland sausage and free range eggs from the kitchen at Purn House Farm. The product range on offer now boasts more than 20 different flavours of hand crafted, locally sourced scotch egg creations. Alongside this now also sits a range of fine pub food dishes and a delicious range of gourmet sausage rolls. Products can be found for sale at many farmers markets and food festivals, with the option to buy online for home delivery promised soon.
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